Usage examples for agents

  1. The agents on whom Jackson depended for intelligence from within the enemy's lines were not always selected because of their military knowledge. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  2. The police agents had now released me. – The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsene Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar by Maurice Leblanc
  3. News of the General's death had reached Sir Thomas before;- and he had already made inquiry as to the fate of his niece through her late father's agents. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  4. " All land- agents are plausible," said Deering. – Northwest! by Harold Bindloss
  5. There are other agents in the world, and other lawyers. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  6. Do we women go on the pay- rolls as assistant agents? – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  7. There, ' he cried, casting a letter upon the table, 'is a notice from the London agents that his commission is bought and paid for. – VC -- A Chronicle of Castle Barfield and of the Crimea by David Christie Murray
  8. These three agents support the life of man. – The English Church in the Eighteenth Century by Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
  9. Just as Par began to move, one of the agents turned around. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  10. James searched the city, and papa had all his private agents- Where did you go?" – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  11. You know, when Herman told me that, I wondered right off if he hadn't been educated in some school for German secret agents. – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson
  12. The old American colonies appointed agents: sometimes acting for only one branch of the legislature where there were two chambers. – The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2) by John West
  13. The agents were in a dismal state of mind. – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon
  14. The saloon was quite large and had a table fastened to the floor in the centre, where we now sat and awaited the appearance of the agents. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  15. They being the agents to whom this thing was trusted. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  16. " I trouble my head very little about the secret agents of enemies that do not exist," said Alec lightly. – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  17. It is a sad fact that more of our mission agents are dismissed on account of this sin than any other. – India’s Problem Krishna or Christ by John P. Jones